Day: January 13, 2019

The Daily: NYC to Launch Blockchain Center, Wyoming Advances Industry-Friendly Bills

The Daily: NYC to Launch Blockchain Center, Wyoming Advances Industry-Friendly Bills In today’s edition of The Daily, we feature a couple of stories that show how, despite the current downturn in the cryptocurrency markets, different locations in the U.S. are competing to attract the industry. We also cover a new […]

Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund

Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund Despite being just one week old, Izabella Bowles carries great expectations upon her tiny shoulders. The baby, born on Jan. 6, will go to college when she’s older, if parents Wioletta and Peter can help it. What’s more, her future tuition […]

9 Cryptocurrency Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike

9 Cryptocurrency Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike A major utility in the U.S. state of Washington, Grant County public utility district, and its commissioners are facing a lawsuit filed by nine cryptocurrency firms. The suit alleges that they “acted inappropriately in creating and approving a […]

No, IBM’s Quantum Computer Won’t Break Bitcoin

No, IBM’s Quantum Computer Won’t Break Bitcoin IBM recently unveiled its Q System One at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2019, with the company describing the quantum computer as being developed for “commercial use.” Despite numerous media outlets again decrying the imminent death of Bitcoin, IBM’s quantum system is not […]

Japan: Seven Cryptocurrency Exchanges Could Receive FSA-Issued Licenses in Two Months

Japan: Seven Cryptocurrency Exchanges Could Receive FSA-Issued Licenses in Two Months According to data recently released by Japan’s financial services agency, seven applications for crypto exchanges will be either approved or rejected within two months Cointelegraph.com News

Thai Startup Atomicpay Launches Non-Custodial Crypto Payment Platform

Thai Startup Atomicpay Launches Non-Custodial Crypto Payment Platform Atomicpay, a Thai-registered payments startup, has officially launched its non-custodial cryptocurrency payment terminal for merchants throughout the world. Founder and developer Benz Rif said the platform, which supports BTC, BCH, LTC and other cryptos, eliminates the involvement of a third-party processor, allowing […]

Wendy McElroy: Interview With Jeffrey Tucker on All Things Crypto, Part Two

Wendy McElroy: Interview With Jeffrey Tucker on All Things Crypto, Part Two Interview with Jeffrey Tucker on All Things Crypto, Part Two Conducted by Wendy McElroy The multi-faceted Jeffrey Tucker is an American writer who focuses on market freedom, anarcho-capitalism, and cryptotech. He is the author of eight books on […]

Acquiring Crypto: Simple Steps to Buying Your First Bitcoin

Acquiring Crypto: Simple Steps to Buying Your First Bitcoin There’s a good chance you’ve talked to a friend about Bitcoin. Or maybe heard about this “crazy digital currency” in the news, but haven’t tried to obtain any because you think it might be difficult. These days, acquiring cryptocurrency is actually […]

Tron Can’t Handle Bittorrent’s Transaction Volume, Former Exec Claims

Tron Can’t Handle Bittorrent’s Transaction Volume, Former Exec Claims Simon Morris, who was Bittorrent’s chief strategy officer until July 2018, has expressed his doubts about the capability of the Tron blockchain to process the vast number of transactions that the popular file-sharing platform will demand. Morris believes there’s more marketing […]